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C K Harishkumar

C K Harishkumar, who was Senior Manager – Advertising, till recently, at The Printers (Mysore), has been promoted as Assistant General Manager – Advertising. He joined The Printers (Mysore) in May 2003, before which he worked at Nav Bharat, Bangalore. Starting his career with Getit Yellow Pages, he then moved to the ABP Group, with whom he spent three years in Bangalore.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 11:04 AM

Rahul Varma

Synovate, a leading global market research firm, has roped in Rahul Varma as Associate Director to handle its strategic sectoral research and new business development. He has moved from IMRB and has wide experience in FMCG, liquor, beverages, automotive, media and financial services sectors. Varma is a management graduate from Sydehnam Institute of Management, Mumbai, and holds a degree in mechanical engineering from RVCE, Bangalore. He has done stints with Tata Economic Consultancy Services, Daewoo Motors and ACNielsen.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 11:02 AM

V. Devarajan

Balaji Telefilms’ CFO V. Devarajan has joined Adlabs Films Ltd of the ADAE group. He ahd joined Balaji Telefilms as CFO in 2002. In his place, Balaji Telefilms has appointed Sandeep Jain, who was Senior Manager-Finance at SET Discovery as CFO.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 11:01 AM

Dale Moss

Dale Moss has been appointed COO of Jet Airways. He will be based in Mumbai. Moss will report to CEO Wolfgang Prock-Schauer, and will be responsible for Passenger Sales, Cargo & Operation, Information Technology, IT Network and Communication. Moss, an American national, has over 20 years experience in the airline industry. His most recent appointment was as Director of Worldwide Sales & Marketing, Worldwide Cargo, for British Airways, based in London from 1998–2004.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 10:58 AM

Xerox plans to copy global mantra in India

Xerox India is changing the gears of its Indian subsidiary. It no more wants to be plain vanilla copier and printer company anymore.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:22 AM

GV Films to make 3D TV ads, serials a reality

3D television serials being made by GV Films Ltd — is not meant just to please the comic-book loving grown-up kids, but also to explore the hidden opportunities in three-dimensional ad-clips.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:20 AM

Shriram Transport Signs Dharmendra as Brand Ambassador

Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited, a leading player in the NBFC segment and India’s largest truck financing company, announced the signing up of veteran actor Dharmendra as its brand ambassador. The signup is for a period of one year, beginning May 2006.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau May 13, 2006 7:16 AM

Online research plays critical role in offline purchases: Yahoo!-OMD study

The Internet's greatest impact on shopping is in assisting consumers in the decision-making process, regardless of whether purchases are made online or at retail stores, according to a study by Yahoo! Inc. and OMD.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:15 AM

NGC’s new series ‘Nat Geo Reveals’ will see the unseen from May 14

‘Nat Geo Reveals’, which will premier on Sunday, May 14, at 8 p.m., would reveal inside information about places and subjects ranging from Bollywood, the Fire Service, FBI, the US Secret Service to religion, nature’s fury and casinos, among others.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:14 AM

Times Group picks up 1.42% in Air Deccan

Bennett, Coleman and Company has acquired 1.42 per cent in the country's first low-cost carrier Air Deccan. According to the company's draft red herring document filed with the Securities and Exchange Board of India, the stake is valued between Rs 15.70 crore and Rs 18.31 crore.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:12 AM

Coke online thrust with ‘Sprite-itude’ experience zone

The highly interactive web zone is focused around the attitude of Sprite drinkers including Sania Mirza. Sprite consumers get a chance to do their own thing on the Internet, including creating their very own T-shirt slogan for Sania to wear.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:10 AM

Ten Indian finalists at Clio 2006; JWT’s Slim looks to score with five

JWT’s Slim campaign for Levi’s is proving to be a big draw at award fests. Five of the 10 finalist nominations from India at Clio 2006 are for this campaign. The other Indian finalists are from Saatchi & Saatchi (2), JWT (Chennai), Brand David, and O&M.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:09 AM

Dabur Foods launches ‘Coolers’ with an ad budget of over Rs 4 crore

Dabur Foods has provided a refreshing break from the heat with the launch of ‘Coolers’, available in aampanna, water melon-mint, lemon barley and rose-litchi flavours. The company has also lined up marketing initiatives to back up its latest launch.

exchange4media Staff May 13, 2006 7:07 AM